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Zach Leonsis Named Sports Business Journal RSN Power Player

Zach Leonsis, vice president and general manager of Monumental Sports Network, has been named an RSN Power Player by the Sports Business Journal. Leonsis oversees a true over-the-top digital network that focuses on local sports, producing live events from the WNBA, AFL, minor league hockey and local high schools as part of subscription-based service launched […]


MSE Partners with Cypress Creek Renewables to Announce Maryland’s First Solar Array Inspired by Maryland’s Pollinator-friendly Solar Legislation

(Frederick County, MD) – November 16, 2017 – Today Maryland Secretary of the Environment Ben Grumbles and State Senator Michael Hough were joined by executives from Cypress Creek Renewables, the National Geographic Society, Monumental Sports and Entertainment, OneEnergy Renewables, and WGL Energy to showcase the first solar array inspired by Maryland’s statewide legislation supporting pollinator-­friendly […]


Leonsis Named 2017 Business Leader of the Year by D.C. Chamber of Commerce

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The D.C. Chamber of Commerce has named Founder, Chairman, Majority Owner and CEO Of Monumental Sports and Entertainment Ted Leonsis as the 2017 Business Leader of the Year.   At the annual Chamber’s Choice Awards Gala, the Chamber bestows awards on organizations and individuals whose outstanding contributions are making Washington a great […]


Monumental Sports & Entertainment Announces New Partnership with Jet Linx

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) and Jet Linx Washington D.C. announced today that they have reached a five-year agreement to make Jet Linx Washington D.C. the “Official Private Jet Company” of all Monumental properties. “We are extremely excited about our partnership with Jet Linx,” Patrick Duffy, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships at […]


Monumental Sports & Entertainment Wins “Best in Show” at the 2017 IES Sales Excellence Awards

Institute for Excellence in Sales Recognizes Company for the Totality of its Overall Sales Program WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 8, 2017) – Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) today announced being selected as the “Best in Show” award winner for the 2017 IES Sales Excellence Awards, which took place in Vienna, VA with over 300 sales and […]


Monumental Sports & Entertainment among award winners for Environmental Innovators of the Year

Recognizing the First, the Greenest, the Best in Sports and Sustainability The Green Sports Alliance presents sixth annual Game Changer Awards June 8, 2017: Portland, OR – On Wednesday evening, June 28, 2017, the Green Sports Alliance will present its annual Environmental Leadership Award and Environmental Innovators of the Year awards, the highlight of its […]


WGL Energy Provides Energy from New Maryland Solar Project to Monumental Sports & Entertainment

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 8, 2017) – Monumental Sports & Entertainment and WGL Energy Services, Inc. (WGL Energy), a WGL Holdings, Inc. company (NYSE: WGL), today announced a partnership that will allow Verizon Center, home to the Washington Wizards, Capitals, Mystics and Valor, as well as concerts and other entertainment events, to purchase power from a […]


WISE Names Ted Leonsis, Founder, Chairman, Majority Owner & CEO Of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, 2017 WISE Champion Award Recipient

NEW YORK, May 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Women in Sports and Events (WISE), the leading voice and resource for women in the business of sports, today announced that Ted Leonsis, Founder, Chairman, Majority Owner & CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, will be presented with the 2017 WISE Champion Award during this year’s WISE Women […]


Monumental Sports & Entertainment Counted Among Finalists for the 2017 IES Sales Excellence Awards in Three Categories

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 20, 2017) – Monumental Sports & Entertainment today announced being selected as a finalist for the 2017 IES Sales Excellence Awards in three categories: Sales Innovation, Management & Training, and Alliance Management/Customer Partnering. The annual awards event recognizes sales teams and organizations for excellence in four different categories. A total of 22 […]


MONUMENTAL SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT HIRES KATE BEDINGFIELD AS VICE PRESIDENT, COMMUNICATIONS

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 30, 2017) – Today, Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) announced that it has hired Kate Bedingfield as its new vice president of communications.  As vice president of communications, Bedingfield will report to Ted Leonsis and will partner with the senior business leadership across all Monumental Sports & Entertainment properties to drive awareness, […]